Understanding the business of health care
The Department of Nursing offers a health care management minor to any student interested in the organizational structure of a hospital. This minor can be paired with a Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science degree.
Courses in this minor are designed to teach the management styles, economics, and legal and ethical workings of a health care facility. Course information provides the basic knowledge needed to pursue a career in health care management. A variety of subject areas are covered, including insurance, licensure, finance, human resources, governmental relations, staff management, and marketing. Health care management professionals can find employment in many different locations, including:
- Nursing homes
- Healthcare consulting firms
- Rehabilitation centers
- Mental health institutions